Manure Management

Safety first when pumping manure April 2017

Taking safety precautions is vital for cattlemen working with barns that have pit manure storage. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

SD study helps set guidelines for winter manure applications March 2017

A recent study by a South Dakota State University graduate student looked at different methods of applying solid manure in winter months and their effects on water quality. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Mobile System Removes Phosphorus from Manure March 2017

A mobile system for removing phosphorus from cow manure may offer dairy farmers greater flexibility in where, when, and how they use the nutrient to fertilize crops. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Verify Calibration, Distribution when Applying Manure March 2017

Liquid manure application in the Midwest typically happens in spring and fall each year. The majority of liquid manure application takes place using a tank or a dragline applicator, providing additional nutrients to crops. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Digester Revolution March 2017

Many would say that solids are the most critical component to handle in a digester, but water is a critical factor as well, logistically and financially. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Floating dairy farm being built in Netherlands March 2017

Rotterdam-based architects are coming up with plans to transform the city through the construction of a floating dairy farm Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Tiny worms tackle manure from CA dairy March 2017

Two years into an experiment in dairy manure handling, the worms are proving their worth. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Minimize negative impacts of winter manure spreading February 2017

Livestock farmers face many challenges. One of the most daunting is deciding where to apply manure during the winter months. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Tech innovations help farmers see value in manure February 2017

A University of Illinois Agriculture Professor believes technology is changing the way farmers view manure. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Ag engineer explains manure concerns to IA pork producers February 2017

There should be no concern Iowa farmers are using too much manure on crop ground. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Managing organic waste in agricultural regions January 2017

Cows inevitably lead to a significant amount of manure, and managing that organic waste is an important problem for everyone living in the state. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Closed-loop concept could be future of sustainable farms January 2017

Dr. Eunsung Kan sees his concept of a closed-loop dairy farm – which reuses wastewater, emits zero waste and powers itself on manure – as the future. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure, soil health roundtables being held January 2017

The Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center is presenting four roundtables aimed at improving knowledge about the role of manure in soil health Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Register now for 2017 Midwest Manure Summit January 2017

The University of Wisconsin Extension is hosting the 2017 Midwest Manure Summit, Feb. 22 and 23, 2017, at the Radisson Hotel and Conference Center in Green Bay Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Wood chips for cow chips January 2017

Wood chip pads were already part of the Irish, British and New Zealand waste management scene, but it wasn’t until Tom Basden – an extension specialist with West Virginia University – noticed many beef producers were having winter time pasture issues, that the system was introduced to the U.S. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure manipulation: Variety of strategies available January 2017

Manure is going to be producers’ license to farm in the next generation, says Amber Radatz, co-director of the University of Wisconsin’s Discovery Farms program Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Sidedressed manure boosts profits December 2016

When Ohio farmer Tom Harrod first heard about sidedressing hog manure, he was skeptical. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure movement in soil November 2016

We are in the final push of manure application season and with it one of the most common questions I get is how does manure move in soil. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Achieving maximum profit November 2016

Each year, more than 14 million tons of chicken litter is generated in the U.S. Studies have shown that using poultry litter to fertilize crops can be as effective as using synthetic fertilizers. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Not your grandpa’s poultry litter stockpile November 2016

Poultry producers in Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and other areas of the United States and Canada are dealing with added nutrient management regulations on a continuous basis. Insight into best practices in stockpiling and application is critical. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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